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Special Report: Myanmar's moves could mean the Rohingya never go home

Reuters News - 12 hours 50 min ago
By Poppy McPherson, Simon Lewis, Thu Thu Aung, Shoon Naing and Zeba Siddiqui
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China's staggering 40 years of change in pictures

BBC News - 13 hours 7 min ago
China got rich over the last 40 years. Here's a guide to what changed, in pictures.
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Google China: Has search firm put Project Dragonfly on hold?

BBC News - 13 hours 10 min ago
Report that Google has put its Project Dragonfly search engine for China on hold.
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Hamid Ansari: 'Love-struck' Indian home after Pakistan jail ordeal

BBC News - 13 hours 15 min ago
An Indian man accused of spying in Pakistan after illegally entering to 'pursue love' returns home.
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BA to resume flights to Pakistan

BBC News - 13 hours 48 min ago
Flights will restart more than 10 years after it halted services following a major hotel bombing.
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Growth fears grip world markets ahead of Fed meeting

Reuters News - 13 hours 56 min ago
World stock markets, the U.S. dollar and oil prices tumbled on Tuesday as fears about a slowing global economy gripped investors, just as the U.S. Federal Reserve looks set this week to deliver its fourth interest rate hike of the year.
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Renault-Nissan leaders to meet amid alliance crisis

Reuters News - 13 hours 58 min ago
The head of Nissan and acting CEO of Renault will hold talks during a two day meeting of their carmaking partnership starting on Tuesday, sources said, amid a crisis in relations sparked by the arrest of long-time alliance supremo Carlos Ghosn.
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Rapper Lil Pump criticised for racist gesture

BBC News - 14 hours 16 min ago
US rapper Lil Pump has been called 'racist' against Chinese people in an upcoming song.
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Violence against journalists hits unprecedented levels: RSF

Reuters News - 14 hours 28 min ago
The murder of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi in a year when more than half of all journalists killed were targeted deliberately reflects a hatred of the media in many areas of society, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said on Tuesday.
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British government steps up 'no-deal' Brexit preparations

Reuters News - 14 hours 43 min ago
Prime Minister Theresa May and her ministers will on Tuesday step up preparations for a "no deal" Brexit, an outcome made more likely by a deadlock in parliament over the British leader's divorce deal with the European Union.
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Meng Wanzhou: China park rewards Huawei phone owners

BBC News - 14 hours 47 min ago
Chinese firms are showing their support for phone giant Huawei, whose CFO is facing extradition to the US.
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New Zealand to hold cannabis referendum in 2020

BBC News - 15 hours 7 min ago
Votes are set to be cast during the country's next general election, following a pledge made last year
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China's Xi pledges 'unswerving' reforms, but on own terms

Reuters News - 16 hours 14 min ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping called on Tuesday for the unswerving implementation of reforms on Beijing's terms, saying no one could boss it around, but offered no new measures in a speech marking 40 years of market liberalization.
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Growth fears grip world stock markets before Fed meeting

Reuters News - 16 hours 28 min ago
World stock markets tumbled on Tuesday as fears about a slowing global economy gripped investors, just as the U.S. Federal Reserve looks set this week to deliver its fourth interest-rate hike of the year.
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Oil drops 4 percent on oversupply, equities sell-off

Reuters News - 16 hours 43 min ago
Oil prices fell 4 percent on Tuesday, dropping for a third consecutive session as reports of swelling inventories and forecasts of record U.S. and Russian output combined with a sharp sell-off in global stock markets.
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Kremlin rejects new U.S. reports alleging Russian election meddling

Reuters News - 17 hours 24 sec ago
The Kremlin on Tuesday rejected two new U.S. reports alleging Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, saying they lacked detail and failed to explain how the Russian government was allegedly involved.
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Right to maintain no-deal Brexit planning: UK communities minister

Reuters News - 18 hours 8 min ago
British Communities Secretary James Brokenshire said on Tuesday that preparing for a no-deal Brexit was the right course of action for the government to take despite the fact that it was not what it wanted to happen.
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Nissan CEO plans one-on-one meeting with Renault boss in Amsterdam: sources

Reuters News - 18 hours 27 min ago
Nissan Motor's CEO plans to meet one-on-one with the deputy CEO of automaking partner Renault in Amsterdam this week, sources told Reuters, amid tensions over the future of the alliance after Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest last month.
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Asia shares sink as global growth worries deepen

Reuters News - 19 hours 22 min ago
Asian share markets sank on Tuesday as heightened worries about a slowing global economy sent Wall Street stocks skidding to their lowest levels in more than a year.
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China's Xi urges implementation of reform but offers no new measures

Reuters News - 19 hours 47 min ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping called on Tuesday for the unswerving implementation of reforms on Beijing's terms but offered no new specific measures in a closely watched speech marking 40 years of market liberalization.
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